The Option Selection process for the proposed Scheme has been undertaken in accordance with TII’s Project Management Guidelines, in combination with TII’s Project Appraisal Guidelines, and applicable regulations and guidance. The project is currently at the end of Phase 2 (Options Selection) of the TII Project Management Guidelines and a Preferred Option has been identified. A Public Consultation on the Preferred Option will be carried out between Monday, 17th of October and Friday, 18th of November. A virtual room for the Public Consultation has been created for the project at https://www.innovision.ie/mallow. The Public are encouraged to provide feedback on the Preferred Option.